Prep Softball: Bulldogs topple Osakis
GLENWOOD -- Kayla Schaefer homered and pitched a complete game as Paynesville smashed 15 hits to beat Osakis 9-2 in the Section 6AA-West semifinals on Wednesday.
GLENWOOD - Kayla Schaefer homered and pitched a complete game as Paynesville smashed 15 hits to beat Osakis 9-2 in the Section 6AA-West semifinals on Wednesday.
Schaefer allowed two runs on four hits with no walks and six strikeouts.
She surrendered a leadoff home run to Osakis’ Morgan Staloch, but held the Silverstreaks to just three hits the rest of the game.
Paynesville’s Allie Stanger was 3-for-4 with two RBIs, and Abbie Wuertz was 2-for-4 with two runs scored.
Schaefer had three hits, two RBIs and two runs scored.
The Bulldogs face West Central Conference rival Minnewaska today at 3 p.m. in Glenwood to determine the subsection champion.
In the last meeting between the two teams, Minnewaska won in Glenwood on May 8.
Paynesville 9, Osakis 2
Osakis 100 000 1 - 2 4 3
Paynesville (13-6) 220 122 x - 9 15 1
HITTING – Osakis: Morgan Staloch 1-3 HR, Jenna Fearing 1-2 r 2b, Morgan Silbernick 1-3 rbi, Krista Fearing 1-3 … Paynesville: Lexi Skoglund 1-4 r 2b, Emma Stevens 2-5 r rbi-2, Kayla Schaefer 3-3 r-2 rbi-2 HR, Allie Stanger 3-4 rbi-2, Brooke Caldwell 1-3 r, Ashley Eisenbraun 1-4, Hannah Lange 1-4 r rbi, Halle Johnson 1-3 r 2b, Abbie Wuertz 2-4 r-2
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Osakis: Rylee Mickle (L) 4.2-12-7-6-1-3… Paynesville: Schaefer (W) 7-4-2-2-0-6